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  1. Teacher exam fraud case ends; four agree to stop teachingRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mississippi Business Journal

    ... scam that affected students in Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee, prosecutors said yesterday. Janett Dixon, of Northport, Alabama; Corey Holmes, of Metcalfe; Charles Ray Lee, of Magee; and Nia Kimble-Harris of Memphis are four of 40 former ...

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  2. Agreements end federal teacher testing fraud caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunherald.com

    The U.S. attorney's office in West Tennessee said Tuesday that Janett Dixon, of Northport, Alabama; Corey Holmes, of Metcalfe, Mississippi; Charles Ray Lee, of Magee, Mississippi; and Nia Kimble-Harris of Memphis are four of 40 teachers who have received diversion agreements for their participation in the test fraud scheme led by Clarence Mumford.

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  3. Bible school students take up charity challengeRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | SFGate

    ... beta. In order to prevent this from happening, please do not clear your SFGate.com cookies for the next 30 days. NORTHPORT, Ala. (AP) - An Alabama charity that provides temporary lodging for parents of sick infants is getting some help from Bible ...

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  4. Restaurant Week kicks off in Tuscaloosa, 19 vendors participatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Alabama Live

    ... Some highlights from Tuscaloosa's participants include Dreamland's dinner options (for both the Tuscaloosa and Northport locations). For $30, a slab of ribs, half pound of sausage, two eight ounce sides and a pint of banana pudding -- enough food to ...

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  5. Northport man found guilty in fatal pipe beatingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    A jury has found Christopher Patton guilty of beating 79-year-old Kenneth McDaniel to death with a pipe in July 2012.

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  6. Shirley v. Tuscaloosa County Park and Recreation AuthorityRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | FindLaw

    ... stated in her affidavit that "PARA is a non-profit public corporation serving the City of Tuscaloosa, the City of Northport and Tuscaloosa County with park and outdoor recreation services"; that "Shirley was not charged an admission fee to enter the ...

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  7. Northport man accused of threatening Homewood police after his car was towedRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | Alabama Live

    HOMEWOOD, Alabama -- A Northport man is in jail after police say he threatened Homewood officers when his vehicle was towed over traffic violations.

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  8. Inside the Statehouse: Lurleen Wallace becomes first female Alabama governorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | The Trussville Tribune

    ... have lived without politics. Lurleen was a genuinely sweet lady. Her humble background as a dime store clerk in Northport endeared her to Alabamians, most of whom could relate to her. She was gracious and sincere and people fell in love with her. ...

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  9. Tide suspends 3, also without 2 signeesRead the original story

    Friday Aug 1 | ESPN

    ... College. Scarbrough, on the other hand, was a much more highly regarded recruit. The 6-foot-2, 215-pound native of Northport, Alabama, was a five-star prospect and the No. 2 ranked athlete in his class, according to ESPN. He was the first to commit ...

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  10. Northport police arrest 16-year-old accused of robbing Dreamland Bar-B-Que at gunpointRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 31 | Alabama Live

    A 16-year-old was arrested Tuesday night for allegedly robbing Dreamland Bar-B-Que in Northport at gunpoint and taking cell phones from its manager and an employee.

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  11. REV Birmingham pop-up shops announced for 16th annual Sidewalk Film FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 24 | Alabama Live

    ... and culinary community. Jessica Peterson, owner of The Southern Letterpress, says she's moving her shop from Northport to Birmingham precisely because of events like this. Her move, to creative writing and tutoring center Desert Island Supply ...

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  12. Two year anniversary of CopperTop Bar ShootingRead the original story

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... fired 11 round injuring 17 people. Before Coppertop, authorities believe Wilkins shot up Bruce Bankhead's home in Northport. Bankhead, who is known as 'Showtime' for his former tattoo parlor in Tuscaloosa was struck twice at close range. "I lost my ...

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  13. Donations collected for 3 sons left behind after mom dies in fireRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | WSFA-TV Montgomery

    ... a fire broke out early Monday. Source: WBRC video Donations for Melissa Rabon's sons can be dropped off at the Northport Fire Rescue Station #4. Source: NFR Facebook page Northport firefighters are collecting donations for three sons left behind ...

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  14. Open carry at the polls was no problem in Northport today for president of gun rights...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | Alabama Live

    TUSCALOOSA, Alabama -- Eddie Fulmer arrived at his polling place in Northport this morning to cast his ballot in several state-wide runoff elections, and he came wearing a .40-caliber pistol on his hip.

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  15. Trucker Shortage Jobs in Trucking Go UnfilledRead the original story

    Jul 15, 2014 | SBWire

    ... apply, and ETJ will do the rest. Visit Website everytruckjob.com/ EveryTruckJob 5710 Watermelon Road, Suite 200A Northport AL 35473 205-752-2477 http://www.everytruckjob.com Media Inquiries HopInTop 1465 Northside Dr. NW Suite 214 Atlanta, GA 30318 ...

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  16. Homicide unit in Tuscaloosa investigating second pool drowning in a week, no foul play...Read the original story

    Jul 14, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... County Metro Homicide Unit, said investigators were called to a residence on the 2500 block of 7th Street in Northport early Sunday evening after a 19-year-old man was found unresponsive in a pool there. Phillips said the man had been swimming with ...

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  17. Three people injured in accident on McFarland BlvdRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2010 | ABC 33/40

    ... say the trucks collided at the intersection at 6:45 p.m. Saturday. There was damage to the front of both cars. Northport firefighters also had to put out a small fire in one of the truck's engine compartments. The three injured people were ...

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  18. Johnson takes 4th NeSmith DLMS win at ArkadelphiaRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... TN drove to a seventh-place finish and Brent Barrett of Cleveland, MS was eighth. Ronny Lee Hollingsworth of Northport, AL took the ninth spot and Johnny Stokes of Columbus, MS rounded out the top ten. In preliminary action, Edge was the fast ...

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  19. Johnson takes 4th NeSmith DLMS win at ArkadelphiaRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2014 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    ... TN drove to a seventh-place finish and Brent Barrett of Cleveland, MS was eighth. Ronny Lee Hollingsworth of Northport, AL took the ninth spot and Johnny Stokes of Columbus, MS rounded out the top ten. In preliminary action, Edge was the fast ...

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  20. Lil' John Ownbey Takes Winchester - Freedom 40' For $3,000 VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2014 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... All-Star Roofing, United Guttering" Race Engine Design powered GRT overtook polesitter Ronny Lee Hollingsworth of Northport Ala., just prior to halfway thru the feature and set sail the rest of the way. Hollingsworth and fellow Bama racer Tim Busha ...

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